Table 4

Summary of microsatellite marker identification from catfish ESTs

Total number of unique sequences

111,578

Microsatellites identified

20,757

Di-nucleotide repeats

12,367

Tri-nucleotide repeats

5,506

Tetra-nucleotide repeats

2,664

Penta-nucleotide repeats

182

Hexa-nucleotide repeats

38

Number of unique sequences containing microsatellites

15,082

Number of unique sequences containing microsatellites with sufficient flanking sequences for PCR primer design

13,375


Wang et al. Genome Biology 2010 11:R8   doi:10.1186/gb-2010-11-1-r8

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